22 July 2012

Capturing the Colors of Europe from Amsterdam to Venice

Thanks to my fellow travel writers: Marlys and Michael from, Matt from and Heather from—among others, I was nominated to participate in a photo contest in which travel bloggers submitted up to five photos expressing their interpretation of Green, Yellow, Blue, Red and Green. Here my EuroFav selects.

15 July 2012

Alessandro Gallenzi Shares His Inspiration for 'InterRail'

The Glacier Express in Switzerland.  Photo by Martin Kers and is the property of Eurail. Unauthorized use is prohibited. 

As you know by now, my love affair and passion for travel on Europe's rivers and rails runs deep as told in my Viking River chronicles and my adventure aboard the overnight train from Florence to Paris. Which is why when I found out about a new book that recounts one man's InterRail journey in Europe, I was bursting with excitement and had to find out more about this young man's travelogue.